Company Behind Farmed Fish Escape To Move More SalmonThey are planning to stock a marine facility with a million juvenile fish despite a request from the governor not to do so.
Washington Takes Steps To Reduce Wolf Conflicts This SummerThe season when wolves come into conflict with livestock in Eastern Washington has arrived, but the state Department of Fish and Wildlife is ready.
18-Foot Long Great White Shark Believed To Be Swimming Off Washington CoastThe big sharks usually don't come close to shore, but this one may have followed a warm current
Biologists Watching Fish Runs After Deadly Slide Fisheries biologist Pete Verhey waded through the cold, clear creek that feeds into the North Fork of the Stillaguamish River, scanning riffles and side channels looking for evidence of fish eggs.
Razor Clam Digging Begins Wednesday The digging starts on evening tides and switches to morning tides Sunday for five more days. Wildlife officials say digging is best an hour or two before low tide.
Underwater Landslides Under Hood Canal? Scientists Think SoThere are two dome-shaped mounds, each more than 100 feet high and more than 1,000 feet wide, on the bottom at the south end of the canal near Lilliwaup. Washington scientists believe they were produced by underwater landslides.
State May Ban Some Octopus Hunting Near SeattleAfter last week's controversial octopus capture in West Seattle, The state Fish and Wildlife Department is considering banning octopus hunting on some beaches.
Wildlife Agents Raiding Poachers Who 'Just Want To See Stuff Die'Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife agents have conducted 14 raids around the state in a series of poaching investigations, and they say dozens of people could face charges.